Ambushing the iPhone

Orantia, Jenneth
April 2008
APC (Bauer Media Group);Apr2008, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p48
The article presents the author's views about the iPhone from Apple Inc. and its competitors. The author says that everything about the iPhone is beautifully-crafted, starting with the exquisite hardware design and continuing on through the user interface, with brightly-coloured icons and screens, translucent dialog boxes, slick screen transitions and a multi-touch input mechanism. The author also says that the iPhone's biggest competition may not even come from mobile-phone companies.


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